H.R. 6020 (110th): Lance Corporal Jose Gutierrez Act of 2008


May 8, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 17, 2008, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Zoe Lofgren

Representative for California's 16th congressional district



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Last Updated: Oct 3, 2008
Length: 16 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to protect the well-being of soldiers and their families, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

Section2 - States that any person who served honorably as a member of the U.S. Armed Forces (Armed Forces) in support of contingency operations shall be eligible for naturalization as ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


May 8, 2008

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Sep 17, 2008
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 6020”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


19 cosponsors (16D, 3R) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.


There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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